ETSU's Gille Takes Home Second Honors of the Season

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

MACON, Ga. – ETSU's Sander Gille took home his second Atlantic Sun Men's Tennis Player of the Week honors of the season after going 2-0 at No. 1 singles and 2-0 at No. 1 doubles, announced by the league office on Wednesday. Gille helped the Bucs to a 2-0 week in conference play after defeating FGCU and then No. 71 Stetson.

Sander Gille, ETSU
(Sr. – Kuringen, Belgium - Management)
• Second Career A-Sun Player of the Week award; Second of the season
• Went a combined 4-0 on the week with a 2-0 No. 2 singles record and a 2-0 No.1 doubles record
• Improved his overall record to 14-8, 8-5 dual, helped push the Bucs' winning streak to six in a row
• Against then No. 71 Stetson, Gille and Robin Akser took down Njal Stene and Hans Adrian Riseng 8-3
• Teamed with Roger Ordeig at the No. 1 to defeat FGCU's Matthew Rocka and Lance Lvovsky 8-4
• Has a 14-8 singles record on the year

2012 Atlantic Sun Tennis Player of the Week
Date Player of the Week (School)
Jan. 25 Moritz Buerchner (North Florida)
Feb. 1 Ramiro Blanco (USC Upstate)
Feb. 8 Dean Tsamas (FGCU))
Feb. 15 Sander Gille (ETSU)
Feb. 22 Daniel Sotomarino (North Florida)
Feb. 29 Robin Akser (ETSU)
March 7 Maksim Levanovich (Stetson)
Mar. 14 Leo Nahar (North Florida)
Mar. 21 Jeremy Bonnevalle (ETSU)
Mar. 28 Sander Gille (ETSU)

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